Diploma in Elementary Education (D. El. Ed)
D.El.Ed is a 2-year full-time diploma course to train teachers for primary level teaching, ie, from class I to VIII. D.El.Ed stands for Diploma course in Elementary Education and covers the teaching methods of children between the ages of 6 to 14.The 2-year D.El.Ed syllabus is divided into 4 semesters and has been designed to enhance the educational qualities techniques and new teaching methods.
The AISHE (All India Survey on Higher Education) portal states that out of 7.2% of students enrolled at the Diploma level in India, the majority of students are enrolled in Teacher Training Courses.
The D.El.Ed qualification has been made mandatory for primary teachers after the passage of the “Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Amendment) Bill, 2017”. D.El.Ed courses can be obtained through both regular as well as online mode. Read how you can pursue D.El.Ed. Distance Education.